Film Discussing the Problem of Pornography and Prostitution Canceled in Tours
Date of incident: March 29, 2014
Category: Social Hostility / Intolerance
Attack against: Morals
Area of case: Arts / Media / Workplace
The Cinéma National Populaire (CNP) canceled a showing and debate with the Swiss producer Philippe Decourroux on his DVD "Prostitution et pornographie, enjeu de société?" Which translated means, “Prostitution and Pornography, Concern of Society?” The producer denounced this move as anti-Christian. According to Decourroux, the CNP thought the film to be an attempt of Christian “proselytism”.